Rick McKee

The Augusta Chronicle | Editorial Cartoonist

  • Children: Jacob and Katie
  • Education: B.A. Graphic Design Samford University, Birmingham, Ala.

About Me

From doodling pictures of the principal in class to skewering the President in the newspaper pages of America, Rick McKee has been cartooning all his life in one form or another. McKee, a native of Tallahassee, Florida, has been editorial cartoonist for The Augusta (Ga.) Chronicle since January, 1998 and his editorial cartoons are syndicated by King Features to over 400 newspapers across North America. In 2005, McKee won first place for editorial cartooning in the Georgia Press Association's better Newspaper contest. In 2004, he was named to Georgia Trend magazine's Who's Who in Georgia Media. In addition to newspapers, McKee's award-winning work has appeared in textbooks, newsletters and on web sites around the world. His work has been featured on CNN/Headline News, the Fox News Channel, Newsweek the Washington Post and USA Today. In 2006, McKee was named Time Magazine's Person of the Year. Along with everybody else.

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4 years 40 weeks ago

Thanks, you guys! Glad to be back.
Flipa, Kevin Costner (yes, that Kevin Costner) has financed a machine that does just what you'...

4 years 41 weeks ago

Thanks, fellas! I took a week off. I'll have a new one up Wednesday....

4 years 41 weeks ago

Oh inconvenient facts: The Statue of Liberty was dedicated in the U.S. in 1886, when immigration was restricted. But this isn't 1870 or...

4 years 42 weeks ago

Well, chipshirley, the Arizona law also cracks down on businesses that hire illegals, so I take it you also agree with it.

4 years 42 weeks ago

@Local Interest: ...but since you insist. This video is entitled, "President Obama: Health bill will significantly reduce deficit." Is...

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